Archive for July, 2009

Andy Wong’s Chinese Sky Room, San Francisco Chinatown circa 1950

Posted in Uncategorized on July 19, 2009 by lelandwong


Andy Wong’s Chinese Sky Room, San Francisco Chinatown circa 1950, originally uploaded by Yenshee Baby.

Tom Rooney & Diana Shinn, San Francisco 1949

Posted in Uncategorized on July 19, 2009 by lelandwong


Tom Rooney & Diana Shinn, San Francisco 1949, originally uploaded by Yenshee Baby.

It’s like in those days, the Chinese Americans really had to play up to that stereotype to be accepted.

Club Shanghai, Chinatown, San Francisco 1946

Posted in Uncategorized on July 19, 2009 by lelandwong


Club Shanghai, Chinatown, San Francisco 1946, originally uploaded by Yenshee Baby.

I can hear it already…”a hundred million miracles”…

Fong Fong

Posted in Uncategorized on July 2, 2009 by lelandwong


Fong Fong, originally uploaded by jericl cat.

Fong Fong was a classical fountain on Grant Avenue. They made their own ice cream. They had a big machine in the front window. They made some very unique flavors. Ginger and Lichee.

Art for Sale

Posted in Uncategorized on July 2, 2009 by lelandwong


IMG_0960, originally uploaded by misanthropia.

I think I’m gonna have to do this soon…I’ll try to at least keep a smile on my face.